Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio Marketing College Internship Job Description

Objective: To help promote the Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio to the surrounding region while learning skills related to marketing, advertising and promotion.

Hours: 12-15 hours per week. Typically 3 days per week. Schedule flexible.

Compensation: Internship position is not compensated, but any required or necessary paperwork will be completed to provide college credits. Intern will also receive 4 complimentary tickets to a performance of their choice during the season.




Supervisor: Marketing Director

Program Eligibility & Submission:
•    Students interested in the field of marketing/communications/theatre
•    Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above
•    Beneficial, but not necessary: some web design/graphic design background (pc format/dreamweaver)
•    Must enjoy working with public sector
•    Complete application
•    Two letters of recommendation
•    One-page essay about what student hopes to gain from internship
•    Submission of requirements for internship completion/credit
•    Interview with Executive Director & Marketing Director


•    Report to work on time
•    Gather seasonal media & demographic research
•    Help develop marketing plan for upcoming season
•    Develop press releases
•    Compile mailing list for a quarterly newsletter
•    Design & complete summer newsletter
•    Assist with development of social network sites and website maintenance
•    Assist with shows in various capacities – backstage, volunteer, box office, etc.
•    Assist with summer park series
•    Customer service in the box office – selling tickets one day per week
•    Assist with and perform any other duties as needed or assigned by the Marketing Director

For more information contact Cheri Oechsle, Marketing Director at 419.238.6722 or interested applicants can email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .